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From Issac Goldstand <mar...@beamartyr.net>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Optimized MD5 implementation from OpenSSL
Date Wed, 03 Jan 2007 08:26:44 GMT
True, but it's used popularly as a generic digesting algorithm, without 
any connection to crypto, and people may not consider that when deciding 
whether to compile in something that simply looks like SSL support.


Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> On 1/2/07, Issac Goldstand <margol@beamartyr.net> wrote:
>> If you do this, it might be a smart idea to write in the README and/or
>> INSTALL and/or configure hints that it's worthwhile to link against
>> OpenSSL even if you're not planning on using any crypto features, in
>> order to benefit from this.
> Well, MD5 *is* crypto.  =P  -- justin

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